Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Vellore



Field trip to Vellore on 16th Jan 2018


Visiting the Vellore fort built around mid 1550s and the Jalakanteshvara temple with amazing carvings, built around the same time.







Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Workshop@ Kattaikkuttu Sangam & Gurukulam on 13th January 2018

https://youtu.be/u0yvKSWteJ8

Workshop@ Kattaikkuttu Sangam & Gurukulam on 13th January 2018
Workshop for students from Conservatoire national supĂ©rieur d'art dramatique (CNSAD) Paris, France
 (National Academy of Dramatic Arts) in conjunction with Koumarane Valavane of Indianostrum
at the Kattaikkuttu Sangam & Gurukulam, Kuttu Kalai Kudam, Punjarasantankal, Tamil Nadu, India 
Facilator:
P. Rajagopal
Dr. Hanne de Bruin

Junior teachers:
S. Tamilarasi
M. Duraisamy
A. Dillibabu
S. Gobinath

Apprentice:
R. Balaji (harmnium)

Senior students:
A. Selvarasu (mrdangam/dholak)

P. Sasikumar (mukavinai)










Monday, January 15, 2018

Mattu Pongal












“In Tamil, the word “Mattu” means bull and today is for celebration of the cattle, and particularly working bulls.”